cruise safety

October 16, 2019 Cruise Industry News Carnival Cruise Line is debuting a new safety briefing video that outlines its onboard safety regulations staring the line’s Chief Fun Officer Shaquille O’Neal. Produced with the important goals of getting and keeping guests’ attention and...

Jayme Deerwester, USA TODAY and Associated PressPublished 12:45 p.m. ET June 4, 2019 | Updated 9:10 a.m. ET June 6, 2019 President Donald Trump and his administration announced it will be imposing restrictions for Americans traveling to Cuba.  WASHINGTON – The Trump...

CRUISE LINE & CRUISE SHIP  DONALD WOOD  MAY 02, 201922034 Custom built for the Chinese market, Spectrum of the Seas will be the largest and most expensive ship in Asia when she sails from Shanghai beginning in June...

By Travis Fedschun | Fox News Published March 11, 2019 A tourist from Germany survived being knocked overboard and left adrift for hours on the open water off the coast of New Zealand last week -- all thanks to...
The Current State of Cruise Ship Safety

A “sudden, extreme gust of wind, estimated at 100 knots.” blasted the Norwegian Escape cruise ship causing several injuries. Brett ClarksonContact ReporterSouth Florida Sun Sentinel Several people were injured after the Norwegian Escape...

Expedition Ship Newbuilding Rush Could Risk Safety file photo of Svalbard BY MAREX 2018-02-28 21:33:04 Booming demand for expedition ships should not mean that good and safe shipbuilding practices for passenger vessels are compromised, leading naval architecture...

by Jim Walker of cruiselawnews.com In my opinion, the answer is simple: cruise lines are cutting corners to increase profits. Plus, cruise lines face no legal consequence if the child dies. The cruise industry doesn't face financial accountability because a child's life has no financial worth under the Death on the High...

From catching a bug to a cruise accident - people constantly wonder if a cruise ship is a safe option for a vacation. While the headlines in the media can certainly spark some suspicion with merit, it is important to recognize just how few of those cruise ship incidents actually...

For your next vacation, consider a cruise as a travel option that offers a great time filled with a lot of memories. From the fun activities on the ship to the destination, cruise ships offer a great variety of things to do and memories to make.

In the past five years, the rate of cruise ship incidents have been on the decline. Operational incidents such as fires, collisions, breakdowns and groundings are becoming less common even as the capacity of cruise ships continues to go up. In 2012, more than 20 million people went on a...